- 1to show that you have no respect for someone by the expression on your face or by the way you speak synonym mock
- 2 sneer (at somebody/something) He sneered at people who liked pop music. a sneering comment + speech “You? A writer?” she sneered.
NAmE//snɪr//[intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they sneer
he / she / it sneers
past simple sneered
-ing form sneering
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